Breanne Massey

Valley physicians receive Interior Health accolades

A commitment to patient care and an emphasis on expanding community services are priorities the Columbia Valley community

Early spring runoff expected

After an unseasonably short winter,alarm bells for some about the possibility of floods from an early spring thaw.

Rockies end season with rousing awards banquet

After a colourful Junior B hockey season, the Rockies roster was rewarded with a year-end celebration at Copper Point Resort

Regional News: TransRockies mountain bike event hosted in valley

A new 24-hour endurance mountain bike race will be luring riders from all over the world to Golden’s infamous singletrack.

Rockies Spring Camp open for registration

Columbia Valley Rockies and the BC Hockey League Langley Riverman junior hockey teams are recruiting athletes for the upcoming season.

RDEK Briefs: RDEK plans to fund valley-wide visitor services

potential funding for valley-wide visitor services and for the valley’s Permanent Resident and Attraction and Retention Plan

Medical marijuana dispensary eyed in Radium

Government of Canada’s vow to support legalization, entrepreneurs are hoping that business opportunities may gain traction in the Valley.

Thunder Cats sweep Rockies out of playoffs in four straight

The quest for success came to an abrupt end for the Rockies last Saturday night, when the Junior B team’s season came to a close.

Regional News: Women Grows offers second cannabis event

There’s a growing trend where cannabis is concerned in the Kootenay region.

Rockies lose third playoff game to Thunder Cats

In spite of two late goals and a heartfelt effort, the Rockies couldn’t catch up to the Creston Valley Thunder Cats last weekend.

Columbia Valley projects receive CBT funding

There has been $1 million in Columbia Basin Trust’s Social Grants approved for 28 projects that aim towards social well-being

Valley fire dispatch services moving to Kelowna

A new fire dispatch services deal has been inked between the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) and the City of Kelowna.

Triple threat entertainer offers reason to head to Golden Civic Centre

Fiddler and songwriter April Verch,will soon be coming to the Upper Columbia Valley.

New title for Taft

The Kootenay East Regional Hospital District Board has elected its chair and vice chair for the coming year.

Pink Shirt Day returns to the Columbia Valley

Local schools are fighting to give victims a voice by raising awareness about bullying

Local bee industry profiting from buy-local business model

Beekeepers in B.C. and in the East Kootenay region have not been stung by the ever-changing honey industry.

Rockies win two, lose one

The quest for success in Junior B hockey led the Rockies to triumph last week in Golden.

Telehealth clinics help local post-transplant patient

The physical, emotional and financial strain of travelling to urban areas for dialysis has forced patients to become prisoners of the road

Radium council puts Wood First

Coun. Tyler McCauley made a motion to adopt the final reading of the Wood First Bylaw No. 417, 2016 at the regular council meeting

East Kootenay input important to climate plan

The public has been invited to provide insights about how the Government of B.C. can best tackle climate change moving forward.